Sunday, January 18, 2009

99 Things You Didn't Want to Know ...

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But I'm listin' 'em anyway!

I saw this on Jennifer's blog ...
Inking Obsessions ... and thought I'd see how many I could cross of the list.

Feel free to copy and paste and post this craziness on your own blog.

All of the things I've done in my life are in BOLD:

1. Started your own blog - duh
2. Slept under the stars
3. Played in a band

4. Visited Hawaii
5. Watched a meteor shower
6. Given more than you can afford to charity
7. Been to Disneyland/world
8. Climbed a mountain
9. Held a praying mantis
10. Sang a solo - In the shower ...
11. Bungee jumped
12. Visited Paris
13. Watched a lightning storm at sea
14. Taught yourself an art from scratch
15. Adopted a child - do kittens count?
16. Had food poisoning
17. Walked to the top of the Statue of Liberty - and looked up
18. Grown your own vegetables
19. Seen the Mona Lisa's blog in France
20. Slept on an overnight train
21. Had a pillow fight
22. Hitch hiked
23. Taken a sick day when you’re not ill
24. Built a snow fort
25. Held a lamb
26. Gone skinny dipping
27. Run a Marathon - around the block. It felt like a marathon ...
28. Ridden in a gondola in Venice, FL
29. Seen a total eclipse
30. Watched a sunrise or sunset
31. Hit a home run
32. Been on a cruise(ing)
33. Seen Niagara Falls in person
34. Visited the birthplace of your ancestors
35. Seen an Amish community
36. Taught yourself a new language - does HTML count?
37. Had enough money to be truly satisfied ... it's gone now, though
38. Seen the Leaning Tower of Pisa in person
39. Gone rock climbing
40. Seen Michelangelo’s David
41. Sung karaoke
42. Seen (my father) Old Faithful geyser erupt
43. Bought a stranger a meal at a restaurant
44. Visited Africa
45. Walked on a beach by moonlight
46. Been transported in an ambulance
47. Had your portrait painted
48. Gone deep sea fishing
49. Seen the Sistine Chapel in person
50. Been to the top of the Eiffel Tower in Paris
51. Gone scuba diving or snorkeling
52. Kissed in the rain
53. Played in the mud
54. Gone to a drive-in theater
55. Been watched an independent movie
56. Visited the Great Wall of China
57. Started a business
58. Taken an martial arts class
59. Visited Russia - does visitin' Russians count?
60. Served at a soup kitchen
61. Sold Girl Scout Cookies
62. Gone whale watching - not intentionally but there they were ...
63. Gotten flowers for no reason
64. Donated blood, platelets or plasma
65. Gone sky diving
66. Visited a Nazi Concentration Camp
67. Bounced a check
68. Flown in a helicopter
69. Saved a favorite childhood toy
70. Visited the Lincoln Memorial
71. Eaten Caviar
72. Pieced a quilt
73. Stood in Times Square
74. Toured the Everglades
75. Been fired from a job
76. Seen the Changing of the Guards in London
77. Broken a bone
78. Been on a speeding motorcycle - driven one, too!
79. Seen the Grand Canyon in person
80. Published Read a book ...
81. Visited the Vatican
82. Bought a brand new car
83. Walked in Jerusalem
84. Had your picture in the newspaper
85. Read the entire Bible
86. Visited the White House
87. Killed and prepared an animal for eating ... a fish or three hundred
88. Had chickenpox
89. Saved someone’s life
90. Sat on a jury - not for lack of tryin'
91. Met someone famous
92. Joined a book club
93. Lost a loved one
94. Had a baby
95. Seen the Alamo in person
96. Swam in the Great Salt Lake - I salted a Great Lake, though ...
97. Been involved in a law suit
98. Owned a cell phone
99. Been stung by a bee

Now you go ...



Carolyn Bounds said...

As I was looking over your list, I realized that I have visited more places in Europe than the US. How sad is that? I've gotta get busy:o)


Janine said...

Sounds like fun.. I will do it when I get back from Vegas...

Tonniece said...

Things that make you go.......Humm,
I think I'll do this later too.

malieta said...

All I can say is "wowzers" Deb! You really have accomplished a lot of things in life and like they say," you only live once"! I enjoyed looking over this impressive list and tremble because in comparison...I really haven't done too much. Oh well.....*smile*

Elena said...

Thank you for sharing these 99 things! Did you really visit Russia?
Let me see what I have in common from your shared things...
Learning new language
Had a baby
Eaten Caviar (red is my favorite!)
Sung karaoke!
Thank you again Deb!